Daily Archives: Thursday, October 10, 2013

QUPÉ CHANGES OWNERSHIP

Reader Steve forwarded me a link to an article that says Santa Barbara County winery Qupé has been purchased by investor Charles Banks. It also says Banks recently invested in Mattei’s Tavern.

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TEMPORARY CLOSURES

Hollister Brewing Company at 6980 Marketplace Drive in Goleta will be closed all day Monday, October 14th and Tuesday, October 15th for kitchen repairs. Nicky D’s Wood-Fired Pizza at 2840 De La Vina Street is currently closed due to problems … Continue reading

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ANCHORS AWEIGH! HARBOR FESTIVAL BEGINS SATURDAY

The annual Santa Barbara Harbor and Seafood Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 12, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at 132 Harbor Way at the Harbor. Admission is free. The festival is presented by the City, Commercial Fishermen of Santa … Continue reading

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SPEAKING OF ANCHORS

After 8 months in business Anchor Woodfire Kitchen at 119 State Street closed their doors on September 5th. Reader Karl tells me that the investors behind Anchor will be reopening a restaurant at that location in mid-November with a new … Continue reading

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PITA CAFÉ COMING TO HALEY STREET

In late September owner Lori Nicolaides told me that the Greek House Café at 5 W. Haley Street, which opened in March 2007, has been sold. Reader Marjorie tells me she drove by the Greek Cafe on West Haley and … Continue reading

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EMPTY BOWL NOODLE BAR COMING TO VICTORIA STREET

Reader Mari sent me a tip that Empty Bowl Gourmet Noodle Bar is coming to 38 West Victoria Street. It appears that this business is next to, or may be part of, the new Santa Barbara’s Public Market opening next … Continue reading

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HITCHING POST UPDATE

Reader PrimeTime tells me that last month he read online that Hitching Post restaurant at 406 E. Highway 246 in  Buellton is supposed to be featured today (Thursday) in the national newspaper USA Today.

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